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Forum: Battle scooters 08-19-2014, 09:16 AM
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Posted By Horizontal
Great photo, Brian. They're nice when they're...

Great photo, Brian. They're nice when they're sleeping....:D

Congrats!!!!!
Forum: Battle scooters 07-13-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Definitely Not A Flat-Tracker!!!

All I wanna know is, when's she stopping for gas?
Forum: Battle scooters 06-10-2014, 09:07 AM
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Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Today's The Day...

http://i885.photobucket.com/albums/ac56/mothman52/P1040281.jpg (http://s885.photobucket.com/user/mothman52/media/P1040281.jpg.html)

:clap
Forum: Battle scooters 05-20-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Wentwest ~ You have to promise me that I...

Wentwest ~

You have to promise me that I have first dibs on this bike after you fix it up and get tired of it. A really beautiful bike; I'm sure even her ugly sister is not that bad. You are one...
Forum: Battle scooters 05-20-2014, 12:19 AM
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Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
You have been researching for three days yet...

You have been researching for three days yet still need a link for the wiring diagram for an 80 - 81 Trail 110? Are you serious? Have you not heard of The Google?

Some PO...:puke1
Forum: Battle scooters 05-10-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Wentwest, Dabears, JerryH ~ From Wentwest's...

Wentwest, Dabears, JerryH ~

From Wentwest's link I see that the points for the CT110 1980-81 are unavailable, while the CT90's are still available. This may explain how the CT90's points wound up...
Forum: Battle scooters 05-09-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Yeah, who knew starting problems could be fixed...

Yeah, who knew starting problems could be fixed with "Manual Tyre Changing?" :lol3
Forum: Battle scooters 05-09-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Yes, that in part explains the presence of the...

Yes, that in part explains the presence of the VW-style coil that's in the Trail now. Any coils up for grabs on-line didn't look all that great.

There is this one up on the Bay right now,...
Forum: Battle scooters 05-03-2014, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Just confirmed! Red will take her riding...

Just confirmed!

Red will take her riding test on her Aero at the DMV in Capitola on Tuesday, May 13th at 11:00am. After that, hopefully, she'll have her M1 and be an official motorista.

Sending...
Forum: Battle scooters 05-02-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Right now my tastes are trending toward an...

Right now my tastes are trending toward an ancient Kawasaki F5, also known as The Bighorn. Not a scooter, but no one said it had to be. :lol3
...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-18-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Maybe she'll read her own thread and realize that...

Maybe she'll read her own thread and realize that it DID arrive.
Forum: Battle scooters 04-18-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3,098
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Posted By Horizontal
Just arrived in today's mail: One stator. ...

Just arrived in today's mail: One stator.

Too bad Red isn't here to put it in. :D
Forum: Battle scooters 04-15-2014, 09:19 PM
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Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
:fpalm

:fpalm
Forum: Battle scooters 04-12-2014, 05:49 PM
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Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
I'll try that next time. I've pounded, drilled,...

I'll try that next time. I've pounded, drilled, soaked and extracted, but I haven't ever really messed with heat. Interesting idea.

On the plus side, Mike from Andy's called and he got the...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-12-2014, 05:42 PM
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Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Kinda makes it sound like it was our idea. :lol3

Kinda makes it sound like it was our idea. :lol3
Forum: Battle scooters 04-12-2014, 02:16 PM
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Posted By Horizontal
To all who posted ~ Now that the horse has...

To all who posted ~

Now that the horse has left the stable, let's get working on that broken door!

Thanks for all the offers of help; especially you, DaBinCh, but I already took the innards to...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-12-2014, 02:08 PM
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Views: 4,793
Posted By Horizontal
With Gore-Tex banned, who'll post all the...

With Gore-Tex banned, who'll post all the pictures of latest ugly new scooters? :lol3
Forum: Battle scooters 04-12-2014, 11:37 AM
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Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Lucky me. I've spent the morning trying to...

Lucky me.

I've spent the morning trying to release the three stuck screws that Red posted about previously. After much effort, I've managed to break off my screw extractor in one of the three...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-10-2014, 09:24 PM
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Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
It's been great having brianwheelies here with us...

It's been great having brianwheelies here with us in Santa Cruz. DaBinChe dropped by later for a little cookout. Beer, wine & food was had by all. We especially liked reliving DaBin's ride through...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-01-2014, 05:58 PM
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Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
JIm ~ In Photobucket just hover over the...

JIm ~

In Photobucket just hover over the thumbnail of the picture you want to select and a little gear symbol will appear on the upper right. Hover over that and a dropdown menu will appear. One...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-28-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Jerry ~ You da man! Enjoy every single...

Jerry ~

You da man! Enjoy every single day.... :clap
Forum: Battle scooters 03-26-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
I have a hard time believing that you'd be OK...

I have a hard time believing that you'd be OK having your daughter smash THAT. :evil
Forum: Old's Cool 03-26-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 565,042
Posted By Horizontal
What skorpioskorpio said; another thing to check...

What skorpioskorpio said; another thing to check is for air leaks on the intake manifold and your gas flow situation. Do you have an inline fuel filter, and if so, how new is it? Is the petcock...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-26-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 565,042
Posted By Horizontal
If your speedo drive dog ears don't line up right...

If your speedo drive dog ears don't line up right with the brake housing, that could be the problem causing the symptom you're experiencing, and all the parts would still be in their proper place.
...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-23-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
I noticed that there are two washers listed on...

I noticed that there are two washers listed on the Honda parts fiche, a 17mm one that sits behind the drive face and a 12mm one that sits on the front of the drive face right next to the nut. You're...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-23-2014, 12:57 PM
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Posted By Horizontal
+1

+1
Forum: Battle scooters 03-23-2014, 12:51 PM
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Posted By Horizontal
Maybe you should find its month and year of...

Maybe you should find its month and year of manufacture on the VIN plate; it could have been born with conflicted signs.

Of course, looked at another way, look at all it's survived to find its way...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-23-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Never knew the sun ever got that strong in...

Never knew the sun ever got that strong in England.:D

I, too, could have sworn that it was one of those capped-off jobbies. Don't want us amateurs messing with mixture settings and all, better to...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-23-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 565,042
Posted By Horizontal
Thanks. I always like cheap things that work....

Thanks. I always like cheap things that work. I'll use the vinegar first, but I'm pretty sure I'll have to seal it with something since it's flaking quite a bit. I'll assess that after I clean it.
...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-23-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 565,042
Posted By Horizontal
Good luck at the CHP. Just went trough that last...

Good luck at the CHP. Just went trough that last Friday with my GF's old Honda Trail. They had to check the numbers on the engine to see if it was reported stolen becasue they didn't match to number...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-22-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Glad it all worked out for the best with your SYM...

Glad it all worked out for the best with your SYM recovery. There must be a faction of motorcycle/scoot robberies that only involve short bouts of joyriding and not out and out reselling or parts...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-20-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
I feel for you, dude. Same thing happened to me...

I feel for you, dude. Same thing happened to me years ago in San Francisco. I carried a lock on my bike but that night I, er, had other things on my mind, so I neglected to lock it up. Come morning,...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-17-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
I had an old red Audi Fox that looked just like...

I had an old red Audi Fox that looked just like that. The parts that didn't still would shine up great, but I could never do anything about those peeling places. OK, Jerry, you've got me sold on...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-17-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 565,042
Posted By Horizontal
Nice before 'n after, Boxtriker. I have an 83...

Nice before 'n after, Boxtriker. I have an 83 XL250R that looks similar to yours, although I haven't got to take her out in the mud yet. After all the time I've spent scraping off the old caked on...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-15-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Jerry ~ You say you never use a clearcoat,...

Jerry ~

You say you never use a clearcoat, but what about on the pretty stuff, like the fenders or forks? Wouldn't painted fenders benefit from being clear-coated? Doesn't it protect the finish...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-15-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 565,042
Posted By Horizontal
Bummer. I'm a bit late to this party but I...

Bummer. I'm a bit late to this party but I thought that most of Honda's plastics were not painted on but had the color mixed in as part of the plastic. At least that's the way it is on my XL250 and...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-15-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Thanks for your insightful response. I am...

Thanks for your insightful response. I am planning on stripping down the frame totally, but I can see where using a brush would get the paint where it needed to be better than spraying would do it....
Forum: Old's Cool 03-14-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 565,042
Posted By Horizontal
Hey, I drained my tank today and found a bunch of...

Hey, I drained my tank today and found a bunch of tiny bits 'o rust at the bottom of the Low Salt V8 Spicy juice container, so I figure my tank could use some attention. Anyone have anything to...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-14-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 3,098
Views: 125,534
Posted By Horizontal
Squar ~ I wanted to ask you about your frame...

Squar ~ I wanted to ask you about your frame painting, as I'm looking to repaint the frame on my newly acquired Yamaha DT1 and it looks like you do good work. I know my way around a rattlecan, but I...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-12-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2,136
Views: 565,042
Posted By Horizontal
For removing stickers, decals or any unwanted...

For removing stickers, decals or any unwanted goop I've always found WD-40 or similar to do the trick pretty well.

And thanks, MCM, for that paint link. I've got it saved to my favorites. I'll be...
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